KINGSTON UNIVERSITY
Pre-Sessional Course 2013

SUCCEED TO BE SUCCESSFUL
EXPLAIN THE MEANING OF ‘SUCCESS’ BY
COMPARING AND ...
KINGSTON UNIVERSITY
Pre-Sessional Course 2013

SUCCEED TO BE SUCCESSFUL
EXPLAIN THE MEANING OF ‘SUCCESS’ BY
COMPARING AND ...
KINGSTON UNIVERSITY
Pre-Sessional Course 2013

SUCCEED TO BE SUCCESSFUL
EXPLAIN THE MEANING OF ‘SUCCESS’ BY
COMPARING AND ...
KINGSTON UNIVERSITY
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EXPLAIN THE MEANING OF ‘SUCCESS’ BY COMPARING AND EVALUATING TWO LEGENDS, RENÉ DESCARTES AND WALT DISNEY
EXPLAIN THE MEANING OF ‘SUCCESS’ BY COMPARING AND EVALUATING TWO LEGENDS, RENÉ DESCARTES AND WALT DISNEY
EXPLAIN THE MEANING OF ‘SUCCESS’ BY COMPARING AND EVALUATING TWO LEGENDS, RENÉ DESCARTES AND WALT DISNEY
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EXPLAIN THE MEANING OF ‘SUCCESS’ BY COMPARING AND EVALUATING TWO LEGENDS, RENÉ DESCARTES AND WALT DISNEY

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Success is a combination of letters which has been repeated in everyday life nowadays. However, one of the biggest problems might be faced by humankind is to understand precisely the concept of success (Jordan, G.M., 2013). Unfortunately, success is literally a word which cannot be described in words. Defining success effectively, people may keep their eyes on some successful stories of the great people. This essay will do a research on two legends’ success, René Descartes and Walt Disney, followed by cited their famous quotes: “Cogito ergo sum” and “If you can dream it, you can do it” (Brainy Quote, 2013). After comparing and evaluating their successful stories, it illustrates the difference aspects of the meaning of success in life; one opinion of having succeeded is to identify someone’s own intrinsic figure; whereas another perspective is far beyond. Being successful could be based on the realization of their dream and motivation to make it become reality; success is seemed to be able to see as an extrinsic tangible object by the result of reaching human’s dream.

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EXPLAIN THE MEANING OF ‘SUCCESS’ BY COMPARING AND EVALUATING TWO LEGENDS, RENÉ DESCARTES AND WALT DISNEY

  1. 1. KINGSTON UNIVERSITY Pre-Sessional Course 2013 SUCCEED TO BE SUCCESSFUL EXPLAIN THE MEANING OF ‘SUCCESS’ BY COMPARING AND EVALUATING TWO LEGENDS, RENÉ DESCARTES AND WALT DISNEY Tutors : Joanna & Class : Hasting Rachel -----------------------Submitted by : Maxie
  2. 2. KINGSTON UNIVERSITY Pre-Sessional Course 2013 SUCCEED TO BE SUCCESSFUL EXPLAIN THE MEANING OF ‘SUCCESS’ BY COMPARING AND EVALUATING TWO LEGENDS, RENÉ DESCARTES AND WALT DISNEY Tutors : Joanna & Class : Hasting Rachel -----------------------Submitted by : Maxie
  3. 3. KINGSTON UNIVERSITY Pre-Sessional Course 2013 SUCCEED TO BE SUCCESSFUL EXPLAIN THE MEANING OF ‘SUCCESS’ BY COMPARING AND EVALUATING TWO LEGENDS, RENÉ DESCARTES AND WALT DISNEY VS Tutors : Joanna & Class : Hasting Rachel -----------------------Submitted by : Maxie
  4. 4. KINGSTON UNIVERSITY Pre-Sessional Course 2013 SUCCEED TO BE SUCCESSFUL VS Tutors : Joanna & Class : Hasting Rachel -----------------------Submitted by : Maxie
  5. 5. D E S B O G I I O T O C G A R E R A R T E S E C P G O H Y S U M D I L D C V O A N E R S G E U N A A A E C M T Y Y S L I D A T A S C L U S I O O N N Q & A
  6. 6. D E S B O G I I O T O C G A R E R A R T E S E C P G O H Y S U M D I L D C V O A N E R S G E U N A A A E C M T Y Y S L I D A T A S C L U S I O O N N Q & A
  7. 7. Y O Coordinate System X
  8. 8. Y O “Cogito ergo sum” Coordinate System X
  9. 9. “Cogito ergo Legacy Reputation &sum”
  10. 10. 2 Reputation & Legacy
  11. 11. “If you can dream it, you can do it”
  12. 12. Disney reports record quartely earnings CNN Money Invest “If you can dream it, you can do it”
  13. 13. Comparison of 5 years cumulative total return Walt Disney Company has annual revenues of over U.S. $40 billion “If you can dream it, you can do it”
  14. 14. The Alchemist, 1988 Kiyosaki, R., 2005
  15. 15. DESCARTES: • Desmond, M.C. (2006) Descartes: A Biography. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. • SEP (2008) Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy: René Descartes [Online] 3rd Dec, 2008. Available at: http://plato.stanford.edu/entries/descartes/, (Accessed: 08/08/13) DISNEY: • Disney Dreamer (2007) Academy Awards [Online] Available at: http://www.disneydreamer.com/WDAW.htm, (Accessed: 08/08/13) • Fritz, S. (2008) Animated Shorts: Mickey Mouse Turns 80 [Online] 18th Nov 2008. Available at: http://www.newsarama.com/1563-animated-shorts-mickey-mouse-turns-80.html, (Accessed: 08/08/13) • Princeton University (2013) The Walt Disney Company. [Online] Available at: http://www.princeton.edu/~achaney/tmve/wiki100k/docs/The_Walt_Disney_Company.html, (Accessed: 08/08/13) • Randy, B. (1987) Disneyland: Inside Story. Harry N Abrams. OTHERS: • Brainy Quote (2013) Rene Descartes and Walt Disney quotes [Online] Available at: http://www.brainyquote.com/quotes/authors/r/rene_descartes.html and http://www.brainyquote.com/quotes/authors/w/walt_disney.html, (Accessed: 08/08/13) • Jordan, G.M., (2013) How do you define Succes? [Online] 14th May, 2013. Available at: http://ytaentrepreneursuccess.com/2013/05/14/how-do-you-define-success/, (Accessed: 08/08/13) • Kiyosaki, R.T., (2005) Rich Dad: Before you quit your job (Book). New York: Warner Business Book. • [Material adapted from: The Alchemist (1988)] Paulo, C. (1988). The Alchemist: Introduction. p.vii. London: HarperCollinsPublishers. • The Walt Disney Company (2012) Annual Reports: 2012 Annual Report [Online] Available at: http://cdn.media.ir.thewaltdisneycompany.com/2012/annual/10kwrap-2012.pdf, (Accessed: 08/08/13)

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